They felt supported and that they belong. Refugees and members of the public were invited to the beach party in Benone, Magilligan, on 3 September. The North West Migrants Forum, which organised the event, became concerned after what they said were "strong opinions" posted on Facebook.
They were the first of 25, Syrian refugees that the Canadian syrkan has committed to resettle from the Middle East by early E massage Toronto Recommended. Police said they attended as part of their "keeping people safe" role.
Burkinis - full-body swimsuits - were not mentioned by name in the bans, with the order simply saying beachwear must be respectful of good public manners and the principle of secularism. Organisers of the Benone beach trip said that excort had been a well-attended and positive experience, and thanked police "for keeping us safe".